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Employment and average hourly earnings by industry

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Employment and average hourly earnings by industry for all employees, March 2021, seasonally adjusted
Industry Over-the-month-change in employment (in thousands) Average hourly earnings Employment level (in thousands)

Total private

780 29.96 122,507

Mining and logging

20 34.29 610

Construction

110 32.16 7,466

Manufacturing

53 29.15 12,284

Wholesale trade

23.7 33.12 5,661.3

Retail trade

22.5 21.44 15,228.8

Transportation and warehousing

47.5 25.71 5,757.0

Utilities

0.3 44.09 539.6

Information

-2 43.85 2,673

Financial activities

16 39.67 8,788

Professional and business services

66 35.82 20,784

Education and health services

101 29.18 23,393

Leisure and hospitality

280 17.67 13,781

Other services

42 26.98 5,541